Nightlife in Batavia

Standup or Improv Comedy Show at The Comedy Shrine Theater through January 28

The Comedy Shrine

The Comedy Shrine Theater

Comics and resident improvisers fill standup showcases and a flagship show of short-form improv a la Whose Line Is It Anyway?

$20 $10

Two, Four, Six, or Nine Tickets to XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Cinema Ride (Up to 43% Off)

XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Movie Ride

XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Cinema Ride

Prepare for revolutionary and next-generation nine-dimensional cinema rides that offer a remarkably intense and extreme experience

$48 $32

The Dancing Horses from September 1 through October 30

The Dancing Horses

The Dancing Horses Theatre

Equestrians & various horse breeds do a Vegas-style performance, followed by an exotic bird show featuring Echo from America’s Got Talent

$37.50 $18

Movie with Popcorn and Drinks for One, Two, or Four at Village of Bensenville (Up to 50% Off)

Village of Bensenville


Guests grab buckets of popcorn and large sodas before heading into intimate twin theaters to view recent releases

$22 $12

$12 for $14 Toward a Craft Beer Growler Refill at Penrose Brewing Company

Penrose Brewing Company


Take home a growler of craft beer; selection rotates frequently

$14 $12

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

"Hip Hop Nutcracker" on Friday, December 9, at 7:30 p.m.

Hip Hop Nutcracker

Rosemont Theatre

A dozen dancers pair with a DJ and electric violinist to put an explosive hip-hop spin on this holiday classic

$42.55 $25

Murder-Mystery Dinner for One or Two at The Murder Mystery Co. (Up to 50% Off)

The Murder Mystery Co.


Interactive murder mystery dinner starring professional actors testing guests’ sleuthing skills throughout a three course meal

$60 $29.99

Beer Tastings, Flights, and Unfilled Growlers for Two or Four at Metal Monkey Brewing (Up to 33% Off)

Metal Monkey Brewing

Metal Monkey Brewing

Learn about beer and enjoy plenty of samples at the brewery, such as Goodall Day Blonde and Big Chimpin IPA

$21 $14

Two Well Drinks and $10 in Tokens at Emporium Arcade Bar (Up to 45% Off). Two Options Available.

Emporium Arcade Bar

Multiple Locations

Visitors juggle drinks and joysticks at the arcade bar’s two locations, where vintage video games and pinball tables abound

$20 $11

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 37% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$17.99 $12.99

Dru Hill with Sisqo on December 18 at 8 p.m.

Dru Hill

House of Blues Chicago

R&B crooners treat fans to soulful hit such as “Never Make a Promise” and “In My Bed”

$39.16 $30

Tasting Experience for Two with Pint Glasses and "Crowlers" at Noon Whistle Brewing (Up to 44% Off)

Noon Whistle Brewing


Sip beers and take home 32-oz. canned crowlers at the brewery behind such beers as Cozmo, American Pale Ale and Bernie milk stout

$54 $30

25% Cash Back at Duffy's Tavern and Grille

Duffy's Tavern and Grille

North Side

Claim this deal and get 25% cash back rewards when you pay with your linked Visa card at Duffy’s Tavern and Grille

$0 $0

General, VIP, or VIP Admission with a Drink to Laugh Factory Chicago Weekend or Tuesday-Night Comedy Shows

Laugh Factory

Laugh Factory

Legendary standup-comedy venue hosts some of the best local and touring comedians around during weekend and Tuesday night comedy shows

$10 $7

Improv-Comedy Show with Popcorn (Through January 28)

Laugh Out Loud Theater Schaumburg

Laugh Out Loud

Improvisers perform shows with spontaneous scenes, games, and songs

$22 $11

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

"The Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

"Thrones! The Musical Parody": A Parody of "Game of Thrones" (October 12-October 30)

"Thrones! A Musical Parody"

Apollo Theater

This send up of the HBO phenomenon puts a humorous, musical spin on the world of Westeros, including spoilers all the way through Season 6

$59.75 $25

$20 for $30 Worth of Tropical Appetizers and Tiki-Bar Drinks at Hala Kahiki

Hala Kahiki

River Grove

Tropical cocktails named for Pelé and coral reefs poured in Polynesian-themed bar opened in 1963

$30 $20

America's Baking and Sweets Show on Friday, November 11, at 10 a.m.

America's Baking and Sweets Show

Schaumburg Convention Center

My Cupcake Addiction mastermind Elise Strachan headlines a weekend of sweets, classes, and demos

$26 $15

The Second City Presents Urban Twist for Two (October 14–December 16)

Second City Diversity and Inclusion presents: "Urban Twist", a hip sketch comedy revue featuring Bob Curry Fellows

The Blackout Cabaret - 2nd Floor Pipers Alley

The famed Chicago institution presents a night of political satire and sketch comedy written and performed by a diverse cast

$32 $16

"Time Warp Time" - Sunday October 30, 2016 / 7:00pm

Skokie Theatre

Skokie Theatre

$25 $16

25% Cash Back at THE drop LOUNGE


North Side

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$0 $0

25% Cash Back at Weather Mark Tavern

Weather Mark Tavern


Get 25% cash back on your first purchase and 20% cash back on all additional purchases

$0 $0

20% Cash Back at Graffiti Chicago

Graffiti Chicago

Near North Side

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$0 $0

20% Cash Back at Red Star Cocktail Lounge

Red Star Cocktail Lounge


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"Naughty Little Cabaret" Burlesque, Fridays at 8 p.m. through December 17

Naughty Little Cabaret

Original Mothers

Male and female burlesque performers, including some from RuPaul’s Drag Race, dazzle with acrobatics, teasing, and titillating dance moves

$30 $20

SaveMoney Halloween Party Feat. Smoko Ono and More on Monday, October 31 at 9 p.m.

In The Loop and FDC Halloween Party

19 East

Halloween party hosted by SaveMoney with live installations and DJ & hip-hop sets by Smoko Ono, Peter Cottontale, and other local producers

$24 $14

"Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical" (November 17–19)

"Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical"

The Chicago Theatre

The look, story, and beloved characters of the classic stop-motion Rudolph film take to the stage with live music

$61.02 $45

Select Local Merchants

  • Tribella Bar & Grill
    Tribella Bar and Grill does pasta right — this restaurant is known for its top-of-the-line Italian recipes. You can't go wrong with pizza or pasta, so take your time sampling the menu from start to finish. Tribella Bar and Grill is also a good option for those with special dietary needs, offering both low-fat and gluten-free items on the menu. Find time to peruse the wine list here — this restaurant offers a variety of drink options. Grab the kids when you head to this restaurant — its family-oriented menu and ambience are perfect for the whole clan. Gather up your friends, coworkers or family members and head to Tribella Bar and Grill for a group meal. Stay in the loop (and online!) by tapping into Tribella Bar and Grill's free wifi hotspot. Eat outdoors Tribella Bar and Grill (weather permitting) with their beautiful patio seating. Tribella Bar and Grill draws a crowd with performances from live DJs. Loud music and boisterous crowds keep decibel levels ultra high at this restaurant. Weekend visitors to the restaurant are well advised to take advantage of the reservation system — crowds tend to pack the place on Fridays and Saturdays. Folks tend to dress down at Tribella Bar and Grill, so keep comfort in mind when heading to the restaurant. Dining out isn't your only option here — pickup is available, too. Patrons have access to free parking in the neighboring lot. For those who travel by bike, Tribella Bar and Grill offers bike racks for diners. Tribella Bar and Grill is serving up five-star food at a reasonable price. AM, midday, and PM meals are served at the restaurant, but supper takes the cake for best in show. Visit Tribella Bar and Grill for great Italian food that is well worth the price. So get ready to discover all the best flavors of Italy under one roof at Tribella Bar and Grill.
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    Batavia, IL US
  • Gammon Coach House
    Fill up on fries and other comfort food at Gammon Coach House, a savory spot for American cuisine. Just because you're out on the town doesn't mean you have to miss the game. TVs are on in the bar area to give you all the latest scores. No need to splurge on a babysitter — tots will be right at home chowing down at this restaurant. Stay in the loop (and online!) by tapping into Gammon Coach House's free wifi hotspot. At Gammon Coach House, there's no need to confine your meal to a traditional dining room — outdoor seating is available when the weather is warm. Be sure to call for a reservation if the restaurant is part of your weekend plans — it can get crowded on Fridays and Saturdays. Folks tend to dress down at Gammon Coach House, so keep comfort in mind when heading to the restaurant. Need to get out of the house? Order and pick up from this restaurant. Free parking is available to Gammon Coach House's diners that need it. Bicyclists will also find lots of space to safely lock up their bikes. Three meals a day are served at Gammon Coach House, so you can choose to start your day or end your evening here. Stop putting off the best meal of your year and come into Gammon Coach House's restaurant for some good old American favorites! At Gammon Coach House you can find great American food at any time of the day. So take your next meal to the next level and indulge in some great American eats at the highly-rated Gammon Coach House. If you're craving food from one of the top British pubs in Batavia, Gammon Coach House is the place to go.
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    Batavia, IL US
  • Full Moon Bar & Grill
    Full Moon Bar and Grill in Batavia is known for its tasty eats. Find the perfect vintage to complement your meal — this restaurant offers a fine selection of wines, beers, and beyond. Full Moon Bar and Grill will be able to accommodate your large party. Full Moon Bar and Grill frequently features a DJ or live music. The restaurant is quite lively during the week, so seating may be hard to come by. Show up in sneakers or a suit at Full Moon Bar and Grill, where dining in comfort is of utmost importance. Short on time? Don't wait for a driver — pick it up yourself. Whether you are looking for street or lot parking, Full Moon Bar and Grill is close to both. Meals at Full Moon Bar and Grill are incredibly tasty and reasonably priced around $30.
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    Batavia, IL US
  • Stop-Lite Inn
    Stop-Lite Inn serves American-style cuisine in the middle of Batavia's Batavia district. Gather up your friends, coworkers or family members and head to Stop-Lite Inn for a group meal. At Stop-Lite Inn, service is a priority. That why we provide parking spaces on site. If you don't want a night that will cost you an arm and a leg but you do want a delicious meal, come to Stop-Lite Inn. For a meal truly worth eating, the place to go is definitely Stop-Lite Inn who serves up the mouthwatering best food in town.
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    Batavia, IL US
  • Randall 15 IMAX
    Whether you love thrillers or romantic comedies, Randall 15 IMAX in Batavia has a movie in theaters for you to enjoy. Don't deny your stomach an immaculate meal when you try this theater's restaurant. This theater is more than willing to accommodate families, so kids are welcome to tag along. Watch a movie from the comfort of your own car at the drive-in theater. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Batavia, IL US
  • Wilson Street Tavern
    Check out Batavia's Wilson Street Tavern. Eat outdoors Wilson Street Tavern (weather permitting) with their beautiful patio seating. Wilson Street Tavern features live DJs that are sure to amp up your evening. Those hoping to avoid the weekend rush will do best visiting the restaurant during the week. Score a close parking spot at Wilson Street Tavern.
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    Batavia, IL US